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Part Exchange Available Traditional Terraced Cottage ,Well Appointed Accommodation ,Rarely Available ,Breathtaking Views ,Double Bedroom ,Lounge/ Dining Room ,Kitchen ,Shower Room ,Electric Heating ,Double Glazing ,Energy Rating MQ Estate Agents are open 7 days a week: Monday Friday 8am 8:30pm &Saturday &Sunday 9am - 6pm to arrange your viewing appointment.
Lounge/ Dining Room - 5.2m x 3.8m (17'1 x 12'6 )
Kitchen - 3.1m x 2.2m (10'2 x 7'3 )
Shower Room - 2.6m x 1.4m (8'6 x 4'7 )
Bedroom - 3.0m x 2.8m (9'10 x 9'2 )
Attic Room - 7.0mx 3.1m (23'0 x 10'2 )
MQ Estate Agents are proud to present to the market this Traditional Terraced Cottage. Set within the historical and ever popular popular village of Wanlockhead in Dumfries and Galloway, this rarely available 1 bedroom property offers a fantastic opportunity to a variety of buyers. Lovingly maintained over the years this well appointed home must be viewed to appreciate its stunning location and great value for money.
This desirable cottage comprises of a welcoming Reception that leads to a bright and spacious Lounge/Dining Room that is flooded with natural light from the double glazed front facing window that compliments the feature fireplace. The well sized room naturally separates from Lounge into a dining area that comfortably accommodates a large table and chairs. The Lounge also offers access to the Kitchen which boasts ample storage from its many wall and base units, worktops, space for a variety of appliances and also provides access to the fully enclosed rear garden. As you journey back to the Lounge there is access to the Shower Room from a small internal hallway, where a large walk in cupboard is located. The Shower Room offers a 3 piece suite of W.C, wash hand basin and electric Shower. The accommodation is completed by a generous sized double bedroom that easily hosts extra bedroom furniture.
Furthermore, the property benefits from electric heating, double glazing and there is excellent extra storage from the floored attic space which can be accessed via a Ramsey style ladder from a hatch in the Kitchen,
Externally the property benefits from on street parking to the front and additional off-road parking opposite. To the rear of the property is an enclosed patio area with two small sheds. Leading to a further fully enclosed area that is made up mainly of lawn which displays magnificent uninterrupted views.
The property is located in Wanlockhead high in the Lowther Hills to the West of the M74. Being the highest village in Scotland at 467m ( 1531 ft ) it is renowned for its stunning beauty, historic lead mining, and gold. The route of the Southern Upland Way passes through the village and therefore offers numerous walks capturing the natural beauty of the surrounding countryside. It is a lovely location for those with pets although it is essential to follow the country code.
The excellent visitor attraction of the Museum of Lead Mining is located in the village and is the venue of the annual Scottish &British Gold Panning Championship every May. There is also the highest pub in Scotland and the associated Lola Rose Brewery producing Hand Crafted Scottish Ales. Nearby is the Lowther Hills Ski Club.
There are local bus services to Sanquhar &Lanark, where there is a bus and rail link to other destinations
The local primary school is approx 2 miles away in the neighbouring village of Leadhills, primary schools and secondary school are located in Sanquhar some 9 miles away.Sanquhar has a variety of shops from local specialist to some small branches of grocery chains as well as golf club,swimming pool, equestrian facilities and a bowling club.
The nearby village of Leadhills has a hotel and shop, as well as the highest golf course which is not for the faint hearted and a 2ft narrow gauge railway which is operated by volunteers.
Wanlockhead is an ideal location for the commuter to Glasgow, Edinburgh or Carlisle.
The towns of Dumfries ( 30 miles) Lanark (26 miles) and Biggar (21 miles) offer a wide range of shops, entertainment,recreation facilities and schools.
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